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SkinTyte™️ by Sciton

Struggling with loose, sagging skin? Opt for SkinTyte™️ by Sciton, offered by Dr. Goretti Ho Taghva in Newport Beach, CA. This non-invasive treatment harnesses infrared light energy to stimulate collagen, resulting in firmer, rejuvenated skin without the need for surgery.

Rejuvenate and Unveil SkinTyte Benefits

Unlock the secret to age-defying skin with SkinTyte™️ by Sciton. This non-invasive treatment, available in Newport Beach, CA, leverages infrared energy to deliver tightened, rejuvenated skin without the downtime. It’s more than a treatment; it’s a transformation for your skin that’s customizable to your unique needs.

Skin Regeneration at All Levels

As the body ages, the skin naturally loses elasticity and can develop darker pigmentation. But that doesn’t mean you have to live with loose, sagging skin or discoloration. SkinTyte™️ by Sciton delivers targeted BroadBand Light (BBL) to boost skin regeneration at all levels. The result is clearer, firmer skin that looks healthier and more youthful. Dr. Goretti Ho Taghva and her team are proud to be providers of SkinTyte™️ by Sciton at LEA Plastic Surgery in Newport Beach, CA.

What is SkinTyte™️️️ by Sciton?

SkinTyte™️ is a non-invasive skin firmness treatment brought to us by Sciton, an award-winning medical company that provides aesthetic solutions. The treatment uses BroadBand Light (BBL), also called infrared light energy, to heat deep layers of the skin, promoting collagen remodeling and tightening the skin over time.

Designed to tackle skin laxity, SkinTyte™️ is commonly used to treat sagging skin on the face, neck, jowls, and body, with little to no downtime. It is considered a safe and effective option for those seeking to improve the appearance of their skin without undergoing a surgical procedure.

The treatment uses BroadBand Light (BBL), also called infrared light energy.

Am I a Good Candidate For SkinTyte™️️️?

Many factors can affect the appearance and elasticity of the skin, including exposure to UV rays, weight gain or loss, pregnancy, and aging. SkinTyte™️ is suitable for most healthy adults who are concerned about mild-to-moderate loose skin and want to tighten and firm the skin with a non-invasive, safe, and effective treatment. SkinTyte™️ can also help improve the texture and tone of the skin.

SkinTyte™️️️ is suitable for most healthy adults who are concerned about mild to moderate skin sagging.

How Does SkinTyte™️️️ Work?

SkinTyte™️ treatment is performed with a specialized device that uses a combination of infrared light energy and a patented cooling process. The light energy is delivered in short bursts to heat deep layers of skin. The high-intensity light energy causes collagen elastin fibers to contract, which stimulates the production of renewed collagen foundation, while the cooling process helps to protect the surface of the skin and reduce discomfort during the treatment. The results show improvements in skin laxity and texture.

What to Expect During a SkinTyte™️️️ Session

Typically performed in a medical spa or dermatologist’s office, the SkinTyte™️ procedure takes between 30 and 60 minutes to complete. This is why it is considered a walk-out procedure. During the treatment, the SkinTyte™️ handpiece is applied to the skin in a series of pulses, with each pulse delivering a controlled amount of energy to the skin.

Most patients report feeling only a warm sensation during the procedure, with little to no discomfort. After the procedure, the skin may be slightly red and swollen, but these symptoms typically resolve within a few hours.

The results of the SkinTyte™️ procedure are typically visible within a few days to a week after the procedure and can last for up to several months. Patients typically undergo multiple treatment sessions to achieve optimal results.

The SkinTyte™️️️ Consultation

It is recommended that you consult a professional skin care specialist to determine if SkinTyte™️ is the right treatment for you. Dr. Goretti Ho Taghva is a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in non-surgical and surgical treatments at LEA Plastic Surgery and offers SkinTyte™️ consultations.

During the initial skin consultation, Dr. Ho Taghva will inquire about your medical history and your aesthetic goals. She will also assess your skin and problem areas to determine whether SkinTyte™️ is a good fit for you. If SkinTyte™️ is recommended, Dr. Ho Taghva will explain the procedure and answer any questions you may have.

How to Prepare for SkinTyte™️️️ by Sciton

  • Consult with your doctor: Before undergoing the SkinTyte™ procedure, you should consult with a licensed medical professional to determine if the treatment is appropriate for your skin type and condition.
  • Avoid sun damage: Protect the skin from sun exposure for a minimum of two weeks before and after the treatment. Use a high-SPF sunscreen and use clothing or a hat to guard against exposure.
  • Stop using topical retinoids: Topical retinoids, such as retinol, should be discontinued at least one week before the treatment.
  • Cleanse the skin: Cleanse the skin thoroughly the day before treatment. This will ensure that the skin is free of any oils or creams that could interfere with the procedure.
  • Wear loose clothing: Wear loose, comfortable clothing to your appointment to avoid any irritation or pressure on the treated area.

Is There Any Downtime After the Treatment? 

The SkinTyte™ procedure is a non-invasive alternative to surgery, meaning no incisions are necessary.

Are There Any Side Effects of SkinTyte™️️️ by Sciton?

Many patients do not experience any side effects after a SkinTyte™️ treatment, and those who do often find that they are mild and subside within a few hours or days. The most common side effects include redness, swelling, bruising, and slight discomfort. Less common side effects can include pigment changes or burns, and these usually occur only if the procedure is done improperly. This is why it is important to undergo the procedure with a qualified medical professional.

Aftercare For SkinTyte™️️️

Because SkinTyte™️ is a non-invasive procedure, patients can typically get back to their normal routine immediately following the treatment. However, there are a few steps you can take to ensure you get the most out of your skin-tightening treatment.

It is best to avoid anything that might irritate the skin such as direct sun exposure, harsh skincare products, strenuous exercise, saunas, and hot tubs. It also helps to stay hydrated and apply ice packs if you experience swelling and redness. Follow-up appointments with your provider are also recommended to assess your progress and determine the need for further treatments.

Dr. Goretti Ho Taghva
Dr. Goretti Ho Taghva

Frequently Asked Questions About SkinTyte™️️️ by Sciton

What areas can SkinTyte™️️️ target?

SkinTyte™️ can target all areas of the body including the face, neck, chest, arms, legs, back, buttocks, and abdomen. Generally, any area where there are fine lines, wrinkles, sagging skin, and a loss of elasticity can be treated.

What does a SkinTyte™️️️ treatment feel like?

During the treatment, patients usually feel a warming sensation as the energy is delivered to the skin. Some patients also report feeling a mild pulsing or tapping sensation as the energy is delivered. The treatment is typically not painful, but some patients may experience some discomfort or sensitivity to the heat.

Is SkinTyte™️️️ a safe procedure?

SkinTyte™️ is safe for all skin types and a wide array of patients when performed by a licensed and trained professional. However, as with any medical procedure, it is always important to discuss concerns and potential risks with your doctor before undergoing any medical treatment. This is especially true for patients who have increased sensitivity to light, are pregnant, have a compromised immune system, or have an active infection.

How long do SkinTyte™️️️ results last?

SkinTyte ™ procedure results typically last anywhere from 6 to 12 months; however, some patients may experience longer-lasting results. The longevity of the results varies from person to person and can depend on a variety of factors such as skin type, age, lifestyle, and sun exposure.

How much does SkinTyte cost?

The cost of the SkinTyte™️ procedure can vary depending on a number of factors including the patient’s aesthetic goals, the size of the target areas, and the number of treatments needed. Dr. Ho Taghva can advise patients on the specifics of the treatment including cost and payment options.

What SkinTyte™️ office is near me?

If you live near Newport Beach, CA, LEA Plastic Surgery offers SkinTyte™️ among its services, and is conveniently located at 20360 SW Birch Street Suite 180 Newport Beach, CA 92660

“I love doctor Ho! She is the best! She did my eyes ~ and my fat transfer ~ after the surgery she follows me every week ~ she always give me good advice!~ I am loving my new face now~ thanks and millions of thanks for her! ”

dkethy

“I was born with left eye ptosis and always had one eye monolid and the other has double crease. It is very difficult for me to do makeup everyday. It bothered me very long time. Now I have even double eyelid and am happy with it. Thank you Dr. Taghva who has amazing skills for the beauty which brings happiness for women.”

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